Sam Becker

Sam Becker

Writer and journalist


Sam Becker is a writer, reporter, and journalist in the New York City area.

Over the years, Sam worked at fintech companies, radio stations, magazines, and digital marketing firms. He's also the co-founder Overcast Design and Print, a California-based design and merchandising company.

He most recently founded and operates Xyston, an editorial services company.

He's originally from Spokane, Washington, and attended Washington State University.

My work

Here is a selection of Sam's work:

How this man turned a side hustle into a multi-million dollar business

How America became a nation of dollar stores

Living in a hallway made me comfortable with discomfort

The man behind the mask: How an LA Native became a real-life superhero

Which accounts to tap if you're in need of cash during the pandemic


Sam sends out a weekly newsletter called "Not Pretty, Not Rich." It's designed to offer up tips and tricks to help you get ahead.


You can contact Sam through Twitter, LinkedIn, or by sending him an email at You can also use the form below.